More liners to visit Penang

More to come: An aerial view of two passenger cruise liners berthing at Swettenham Pier in George Town in this Sept 9 photo.

GEORGE TOWN: Next year is expected to be a boon for Penang tourism with international cruise ships expected to bring in 1.8 million passengers.

The number of international cruise ships is also expected to increase with 350 to arrive compared to 270 this year.

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